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Veterinary Medicine including a Gateway Year BVM BVS

University of Nottingham

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, Bachelor of Veterinary Surgery - BVMBVS

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    6 Years

Course summary

Choose a course that's dual-accredited and gives you an exceptional student experience - 97% overall student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2019.Our veterinary courses are accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). We're also one of only two UK veterinary schools that are accredited by the European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education (EAEVE).If you meet certain criteria and your personal circumstances may have restricted achievement at school or college, this course could help you to get started in veterinary medicine. You'll study biology and chemistry, while also gaining an introduction to animal behaviour and care. This will help you join the main five-year course with confidence and a solid foundation of knowledge.You'll have a combination of lectures and practical classes, putting your learning in context and helping you get used to university-level study. Most of your learning will take place in our purpose-built veterinary school, where you'll have access to:- anatomy and clinical labs- a surgery and dissection suite- lecture theatre and small-group teaching rooms- research facilities- animal facilities such as kennels, stables, exotic pet rooms and sheep and pig housing- - You'll also use specialist facilities, including:- the University Farm- the Centre for Dairy Science Innovation (CDSI)- a paperless Super LabAfter completing your gateway year you'll automatically join our five-year veterinary medicine and surgery course.

Application deadline

15 October

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Entry requirements

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A level : BBC

including grade B in Chemistry and Biology and grade C in a third subject (excluding General Studies and Critical Thinking) at A level.A pass is required in science practical tests, if assessed separately


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University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    4th out of 10 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 219
    155 73%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    98.0 98%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.55 91%



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